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AFCON U20: Ghana pooled in all West-Africa group

By Michael Duah
AFCON U20: Ghana pooled in all West-Africa group
AFCON U20: Ghana pooled in all West-Africa group

Ghana's Black Satellites' have been drawn with Burkina Faso, Mali and Senegal in Group B for the 2019 Africa U-20 Championship to be held in Niger.

 

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) held the draw on Thursday, December 13 evening at the Technical Centre of the Nigerienne Football Federation for the February 2-17 competition to be hosted in the Nigerienne cities of Niamey and Maradi.

The hosts, Niger are making their debut while Nigeria, on the other hand, returns after missing out on the last edition in Zambia in 2017.

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Group A comprises host Niger, Nigeria, South Africa and Burundi.

The final tournament will be held next year from February 2nd to 17th in the Niger cities of Niamey and Maradi.

The four semi-finalists will qualify to represent the continent at the FIFA U-20 World Cup Poland 2019.

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